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Common excuses for not appointing women to boards--and what to do about them | Strategy & Corporate Finance | McKinsey & Company

Common excuses for not appointing women to boards--and what to do about them | Strategy & Corporate Finance | McKinsey & Company | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
If you care about female leadership in business, recent research from a review set up by the UK government may leave you stunned.
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The 20 Most Prestigious Internships For 2018 –

Many job seekers care deeply about having brand-name companies on their resume, and this urge often surfaces in college, when students begin recruiting for internships. Among the thousands of large companies in the U.S., what internships do students covet the most?

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From Walmart to Disney: Building Companies That Last

From Walmart to Disney: Building Companies That Last | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
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Renaissance Florence Was a Better Model for Innovation than Silicon Valley Is

Renaissance Florence Was a Better Model for Innovation than Silicon Valley Is | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Da Vinci, Michelangelo, and the Black Death.
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Laurene Powell Jobs is investing in media, education, sports and more. What does she want? - The

Laurene Powell Jobs is investing in media, education, sports and more. What does she want? - The | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
The billionaire is inventing a new brand of philanthropic power.
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We All Need Older Female Founders, And They Can Unlock Trillion Of Dollars

We All Need Older Female Founders, And They Can Unlock Trillion Of Dollars | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
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In blockchain we trust

In blockchain we trust | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it

To understand why blockchain matters, look past the wild speculation at what is being built underneath, argue the authors of The Age of Cryptocurrency and its newly published follow-up, The Truth Machine: The Blockchain and the Future of Everything.

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Palantir Knows Everything About You

Peter Thiel's data-mining company is using War on Terror tools to track American citizens. The scary thing? Palantir is desperate for new customers.
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How babies learn – and why robots can’t compete | News | The Guardian

How babies learn – and why robots can’t compete | News | The Guardian | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
The long read: If we could understand how the infant mind develops, it might help every child reach their full potential. But seeing them as learning machines is not the answer
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Dropbox Plus Another $100Bn+ Worth of Companies Founded by Iranian-Americans

Today, Dropbox had its long-anticipated initial public offering and was offered on NASDAQ under the ticker DBX. The total value at the offering was around $9Bn. This exit will return billions of…
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Dans «biotech», le mot «tech» prend de plus en plus d’importance

Dans «biotech», le mot «tech» prend de plus en plus d’importance | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Dans le domaine de l’investissement il est très inhabituel pour un fond d’investir aussi bien dans les sciences de la vie que dans les technologies de l’information, avec la même équipe d’investissement. Les dynamiques de marché et les cycles d’investissement, dans ces deux domaines, sont en effet très différents. Et l’expertise requise pour évaluer correctement une opportunité varie dans les deux cas.
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Cloud computing causes big spike in demand for data centers

Cloud computing causes big spike in demand for data centers | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
$20 billion was spent on North American data centers in 2017 alone,.
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Alex Stamos is leaving Facebook

Alex Stamos is leaving Facebook | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Stamos' acknowledged that his role at Facebook has changed, but he did not address media reports that he planned to leave the company in August.
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Trailer: a new film on Silicon Valley’s most important failure

Trailer: a new film on Silicon Valley’s most important failure | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
General Magic is the most influential tech company you’ve never heard of.
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Innovators Under 35 | 2018

Innovators Under 35 | 2018 | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
The mission of MIT Technology Review is to equip its audiences with the intelligence to understand a world shaped by technology.
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Why This VC Believes Immigrant Founders Represent A Strong Investment Opportunity

Why This VC Believes Immigrant Founders Represent A Strong Investment Opportunity | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it

Maria Salamanca is a Principal at Unshackled Ventures, a fund that fills a unique space in the entrepreneurial ecosystem, funding teams with immigrant founders at the earliest stages. Maria is a leader in the pre-seed investment community, supporting underrepresented founders just like herself.

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30 AND UNDER: These are the rising stars in tech who are driving innovation

30 AND UNDER: These are the rising stars in tech who are driving innovation | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Meet the entrepreneurs, CEOs, and product gurus, ages 30 and under, who are driving innovation from Silicon Valley to South Africa.
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1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum: With Ann Winblad of Hummer Winblad (Part 1)

1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum: With Ann Winblad of Hummer Winblad (Part 1) | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Responding to a popular request, we are now sharing transcripts of our investor podcast interviews in this new series. The following interview with Ann Winblad, Winblad was recorded in December 2014. Ann Winblad, Co-founder of Hummer Winblad, is one of the most successful women VCs in our industry, and as I mentioned in my introduction, I have never heard her whining about bias against women. One of the most encouraging things she discussed today is how her firm is sourcing interesting ventures from all over the world, not just Silicon Valley. Mulesoft, one of their hot portfolio companies, had its CEO based in Malta, originally! Sramana Mitra: Ann is a legend in our business. You will hear a lot of whining about bias against women in the industry. I've never ever heard Ann whine about any of that. She is successful in her own right as a venture capitalist. She is the most successful female venture capitalist in the industry. We're going to have a conversation in general about what
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Carl Friedrich Gauss - Wikipedia

Carl Friedrich Gauss - Wikipedia

Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss was born on 30 April 1777 in Brunswick (Braunschweig), in the Duchy of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (now part of Lower Saxony, Germany), to poor, working-class parents. His mother was illiterate and never recorded the date of his birth, remembering only that he had been born on a Wednesday, eight days before the Feast of the Ascension (which occurs 39 days after Easter).

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Teenagers are using Snapchat less: CHARTS

Teenagers are using Snapchat less: CHARTS | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
This Spring saw the first decline in teenagers use of Snapchat in three years, according to a new report.
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains how to be successful even when the world thinks you'll fail

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff explains how to be successful even when the world thinks you'll fail | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
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This Is Why You Should Buy This Salesforce.com Pullback

This Is Why You Should Buy This Salesforce.com Pullback | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Parker Harris is the chief technology of Salesforce.com. He has a strategy to push sales at the customer relationship management company to $60 billion by 2034. And it's not crazy.
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Augmented Reality: David Bowie in Three Dimensions - The New York Times

Augmented Reality: David Bowie in Three Dimensions - The New York Times | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Get incredibly close to the groundbreaking costumes of a legendary performer.
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Why digital strategies fail | McKinsey & Company

Why digital strategies fail | McKinsey & Company | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Most digital strategies don’t reflect how digital is changing economic fundamentals, industry dynamics, or what it means to compete. Companies should watch out for five pitfalls.
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Mark Zuckerberg is fine with regulation as long as it isn't like Germany's

Mark Zuckerberg is fine with regulation as long as it isn't like Germany's | Entrepreneurship, Innovation | Scoop.it
Germany's online hate speech law has backfired, according to Zuckerberg.
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